French Chateau Wedding Style with Outdoor Ceremony
With florals by Janna Brown Design and styling by Vivian Lyttle Events, the day was filled with elegant European beauty. A ceremony set against the backdrop of the Chateau, lingerie portraits in the garden, an intimate table surrounded by florals.
Peacefield (John Adams home in Quincy)
Quincy, Massachusetts. John and Abigail Adams lived here many years, and so did many descendants. The family kept everything just as it was until it was presented to the Park Service, and the contents are preserved intact to this day. That seems to be very rare for historic houses! The outside still looks just as it did in old pictures. See also this closer view.
The Lost Irving T. Bush Mansion -- No. 28 East 64th Street
Like an Elizabethan sore thumb, the new house starkly stood out between its Queen Anne neighbors -- photo by Wurts Bros, from the collection of the Museum of the City of New York http://collections.mcny.org/C.aspx?VP3=SearchResult_VPage&VBID=24UAYWNO1JL7&SMLS=1&RW=1280&RH=915 In 1881 developer and architect Theodore Weston began construction of four harmonious Queen Anne style residences stretching along East 64th Street from the southwest corner of Madison Avenue towards Central Park. The…
Vintage Places in Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills is a fancy fantasyland where you'd expect the streets to be paved with gold. It's a souvenir postcard of a golden era, a reminder of when hollywood stars were really stars-not just paparazzi fodder, and they built their own residential...
Christopher Riley on Instagram: “Sandstone and a Doric porch. What's not to love? #zanesvilleohio #historicarchitecture #historicohio #greekrevival #sandstone #stonehouse…”
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Wayside Manor: American Neoclassicism
Franck Lohsen McCrery's Wayside Manor in Middleburg, VA integrates the architecture and the landscape into one design scheme.